Gordon W. Nuber, MD

Gordon W. Nuber, MD

4.9 
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Primary Specialty

Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Secondary Specialty

  • Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Insurance

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Accepting New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

  • Arthroscopic Surgery - Knee
  • Arthroscopic Surgery - Shoulder
  • Arthroscopy - Elbow
  • Athletic Knee Problems
  • Cartilage Preservation
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Upper Extremity Surgery

Education

Medical Education:
MD, Wayne State University School of Medicine - 1978
Residency:
McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University - 1983

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Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Clinical Professor, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

4.9
4.9 

256 Ratings

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

Reviews from Patients

100 Most Recent Reviews

November 13, 2020

5.0

He care.

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November 12, 2020

5.0

Very thorough and knowledgeable

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November 12, 2020

5.0

Thorough and continual continuity of care

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November 12, 2020

5.0

Professional and he operates ON TIME!!!

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November 12, 2020

5.0

So far every step has gone smoothly!

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November 10, 2020

5.0

Knowledgeable, thorough, concerned.

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November 10, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgeable and was not pushing for surgery, told me it was my choice based on life style.

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November 10, 2020

5.0

Pleasant staff and competency of dr

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November 10, 2020

5.0

He is great!

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November 05, 2020

5.0

He is thorough and practical with his diagnosis and treatment plan.

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November 05, 2020

5.0

Excellent care and doctors.

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November 05, 2020

5.0

He's the best

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November 05, 2020

5.0

Dr. Number is the best!

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November 05, 2020

5.0

He was thorough in the examination, possible diagnosis and treatment and he was kind- he took his time.

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November 05, 2020

5.0

The administrative and medical staff was kind, professional, efficient and made me feel they take good care of patients.

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October 31, 2020

5.0

Pleasant. Caring. Listens to his patients. Easygoing.

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October 31, 2020

5.0

Highly trained doctors at one of best hospitals anywhere

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October 29, 2020

5.0

Knowledgeable, good bedside manner

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October 29, 2020

5.0

Great service and technology

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October 29, 2020

5.0

Dr. Nuber is an amazing surgeon, not so personable or sympathetic, but all he needs to do is perform great surgeries.

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October 29, 2020

5.0

The Doctors and nurses are professional and ensure all paperwork is sent to it's designation as quickly and sufficiently as possible.

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October 27, 2020

5.0

Professional, personable

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October 27, 2020

5.0

Organized, professional, efficient.

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October 26, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgeable

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October 26, 2020

5.0

Everyone is professional and caring

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October 24, 2020

5.0

Dr. Nuber was very thorough, yet efficient, gave me his diagnosis and created a plan for follow up.

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October 24, 2020

5.0

My appointment was very well organized and efficient. I had x-rays quickly and did not have to wait long to see Dr. Nuber and his resident.

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Dr Nuber spends time with me and shows professionalism and empathy Probably the best doctor I have ever experienced

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October 22, 2020

5.0

From the moment I walk in to when I leave everyone is friendly and shows concern for my well being

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October 22, 2020

5.0

I think dr Nuber is great!

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Each and every visit for me Dr.Nuber and staff have been cordial, and helpful. My surgery went well and everyone seemed to care.Thanks

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Because it beeping my first surgery I had good experience.

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Very efficient

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Very good doctor

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Every good doctor and the nurses and receptionist

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. Nuber and his team are great!

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October 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. Nuber took him time to explain my injuries. He has been thorough with my treatment. He has a great bedside manner.

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October 20, 2020

5.0

He's great

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October 20, 2020

5.0

Quick and dr. Nuber is great

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October 20, 2020

1.0

Felt he rushed and did not listen to what I was say

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October 19, 2020

4.0

all went well

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October 19, 2020

5.0

Very knowledgeable and experienced surgeon.

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October 19, 2020

5.0

Excellent care and service

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October 19, 2020

5.0

He did a very good job of explaining my condition, discussing potential options for treatment, and answering all of my questions.

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October 19, 2020

5.0

Everyone was pleasant and competent. Very little waiting involved.

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October 16, 2020

3.0

He said he couldn't fix my issue as it is outside of what he does. So we'll never know. Was nice.

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October 15, 2020

5.0

He answered my questions and was to the point.

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October 15, 2020

5.0

Courteous and professional staff. Felt like I was listened to and treated appropriately.

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October 15, 2020

5.0

Dr. Nuber is very educated and up to date on the best procedures. I felt vert well taken care of in his care and recommendations. He remained firm and pushed for the best treatment even though it contradicted what work comp wanted.

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October 15, 2020

5.0

The entire team is professional and knowledgeable. Dr. Nuber is very informed and I felt confident in my care and treatment.

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October 15, 2020

5.0

Good communication and experience

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October 15, 2020

5.0

Great Team and facility

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October 15, 2020

5.0

he knows about many jointProblems.

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October 15, 2020

5.0

Dr. number is very smart, anHonest person who does notBeat around the bush.

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October 14, 2020

5.0

Efficient. Professional. Great explanation and time spent.

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October 14, 2020

5.0

Efficient and professional

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October 14, 2020

5.0

Dr Nuber and his pa Jeff Wong are fabulous dr's from both the surgical and bedside manner perspectives- I refer many people to them!!! And the NU system is very efficient and courteous

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October 13, 2020

5.0

He explained everything clearly and went over my optiond

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Doctor took time to answer all my questions.

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October 13, 2020

5.0

He has cared for me and my son for more years than I want to admit. I don't know what I will do when he retires at some point.

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October 13, 2020

5.0

Excellent doctors and staff

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October 12, 2020

5.0

Great visit overall, patient.

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October 12, 2020

5.0

Very thorough and listens patiently.

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October 10, 2020

5.0

Great communication

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October 08, 2020

5.0

He is an Awesome Surgeon!

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October 08, 2020

5.0

Dr. Nuber is the BEST!!!

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October 08, 2020

5.0

Extremely knowledge and understanding of patients care.He Dr Nuber is one of the finest MD that I have been treatedA great person

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October 06, 2020

4.0

Because it might good for someone that need their joints check or bone.

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October 06, 2020

4.0

Because of my nee problem

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October 06, 2020

5.0

He performed a shoulder surgery on me in the past. Very knowledgeable physician, and a great personality.

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October 06, 2020

5.0

Courteous workers, very streamlined system, short wait times.

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October 06, 2020

5.0

Demonstrated concern and detailed explanation to make decisions

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October 06, 2020

5.0

Accommodating and patient focused.

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October 06, 2020

5.0

Dr. Nuber and resident physician were very thorough with my evaluation. Answered all my questions and very friendly.

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October 05, 2020

5.0

Personable, EXTREMELY knowledgeable, compassionate

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October 05, 2020

5.0

Attentiveness, professionalism, great follow up

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October 03, 2020

5.0

The best

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October 03, 2020

5.0

They do great work

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October 03, 2020

5.0

I am confident in entrusting my loved ones and friends to his care.

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October 03, 2020

5.0

Dr. Nuber is empathetic while he delivers his diagnosis with clarity and confidence. I authentically enjoyed my visit with him for these reasons. He took very good care of me while projecting my next steps based on my options and choices.

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October 03, 2020

5.0

He was professional, thorough and pleasant. He answered my many questions patiently.

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October 03, 2020

5.0

The intake process, xrays and meeting with the physician were all extremely efficient and, I believe, thorough. I was pleasantly surprised by the lack of unnecessary forms and waiting.

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Very helpful and professional

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October 02, 2020

5.0

Very professional

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October 01, 2020

5.0

He was very upfront about what he can do and extended himself to. Get me to who could help

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October 01, 2020

5.0

Very informed docs

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October 01, 2020

5.0

Patient and thorough

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October 01, 2020

5.0

Dr. Nuber is an excellent surgeon; this is my third knee surgery, and this was the most comprehensive with the fastest recovery and least pain.

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October 01, 2020

5.0

Overall, the experience is very good. The staff is helpful, pleasant and prompt.

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September 29, 2020

5.0

Pleasant Dr, great communication

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September 29, 2020

5.0

Good explanation

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September 29, 2020

5.0

Came recommended from a trusted doctor. Still early in my process so TBD.

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September 29, 2020

5.0

Appointment available. Strong reputation.

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September 26, 2020

4.0

Professional and knowledgeable in his field.

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September 26, 2020

4.0

Professional knowledge.

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September 23, 2020

5.0

he is a quality M.D.

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September 23, 2020

5.0

Dr. nuber is trying his best toHelp me return to normalWith no pain.

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September 22, 2020

4.0

He is pleasant and explains what is going on. I would have given a ten but I wish he was a little less hurried

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September 22, 2020

4.0

Pleasant and timely service

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September 22, 2020

5.0

Dr. knew much of my problem just with a physical exam, but was able to get an MRI the same day.

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